Advance your career and complete your degree with a Bachelor of General Studies
In today's job market, a college degree can mean a career boost. Do you already have up to 84 hours of coursework from an accredited institution toward your college degree? Are you looking for a way to make it official? Then the Bachelor of General Studies program is for you. You may be only 12 courses away from jump-starting your career with a Bachelor of General Studies degree from A&M-Commerce.
generalstudies(bgs) Is this Program a Good Fit for You?
Is this Program a Good Fit for You?
- If you are interested in hand-selecting the topics you study, this program may be a good fit for you. In this program, you can delve deeper into any course of study you choose, from art to education and from computer science to social work.
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SEE YOURSELF SUCCEED WITH A DEGREE IN GENERAL STUDIES
Take on our mission to build a better Texas that is eager to compete with creativity and ethical leadership in an interconnected world. We don’t just discover the future; we make it.
The College of Innovation and Design is where you will discover your career path or get ready to move forward in your existing career. You will be exposed to the global environment of today’s working world, and you will learn to perform research on topics of your choice.
Your faculty in General Studies have been teaching online with the university for a number of years and are ready to work one-on-one with you to help you succeed. Each faculty member has worked in industry and is excited to share their valuable knowledge.
As a General Studies student, you will tackle complex challenges and discover solutions with hands-on research in various fields.
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Majoring in general studies will position you for numerous career possibilities. Whether you want to enter marketing, science and technology, education, or management and beyond, there’s a career path waiting for you.
Career Possibilities and Current Median Salaries
US DOL Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2020Back to menu
generalstudies(bgs) :: INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
Internship experience provides the foundation employers are often looking for. Internships are offered as optional credit for this program and can be an important part of your education experience. These are just a few of the companies that partner with Career Development and offer opportunities for A&M-Commerce general studies students.
While no official minor exists for the Bachelor of General Studies degree, you have many options available from any college on campus. Choose your favorite area and go for it!Back to menu
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This course provides you with coverage of a broad survey of global business issues. You will analyze the environment in which global businesses operate.
In this course, you will focus on building managerial skills to successfully achieve organizational change through creativity, innovation and cultural diversity.
The course is intended to be taken at the end of your college career, and uses design thinking to address the “wicked problem” of designing your life and career. The course employs a design-thinking approach to help students from any major develop a constructive and effective approach to finding and designing their vocation after A&M-Commerce and prepares students to articulate their marketable skills to future employers. Topics include the integration of work and worldview, the realities of engaging the workplace, and practices that support vocation formation throughout your life.
Undergraduate Program Costs
Tuition and fees for undergraduate students taking 12 credit hours are $4,212 for Texas residents and $9,108 for non-residents.
General Studies (BGS) :: Degree Guide
TOTAL: 120 hoursBack to menu